ESG is no longer in its infancy. It is big business.
In our 2020 whitepaper ‘ESG Investing – Entering the Mainstream’, we posited that market participants could no longer afford to view ESG investing as niche. In this follow-up paper, we explore the next steps of ESG’s journey into the mainstream, including advances made in regulation and data provision, where the gaps still lie, and how companies, fund providers and investors can avoid the dangers of greenwashing.
Key themes explored
The current ESG landscape
Regulation - Where are we now?
Evaluation & impact of ESG data
Challenges for ESG investors
The journey ahead